kwhiskerz wrote: > So, I installed esmtp, shut down the sendmail daemon, and created > a file, /etc/esmtprc with the following contents: > > hostname = localhost.localdomain:25 mda "/usr/bin/procmail -d %T" > > > I did not enter a username, password or identity line, as I do > not send myself mail as root, nor does root send me mail. All I want is for the system mail to be sent to root and for newaliases to route it to me. > > Just as a test, I did send a mail as root to me and it worked (there was no name in the 'from' field, but that is because I didn't define an identity, as can be seen above). Do you think this configuration is all I need to get what I want, without any errors or loss of system mail? > > It should be, but I am not an expert on esmtpc - My need are more complicated, so I run Postfix. Mikkel -- Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy and taste good with Ketchup!
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